Located in Lubbock, TX

Salary: 15.00

A local Lubbock company is hiring for a Machinist! The Machinist trainee will perform operations to support the machine shop under direction of the supervisor or assigned trainer.

The trainee will learn to:
Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments and also to fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines. They will also be applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

Must be proficient with micrometers, calipers, a 1 year minimum experience with manual mills/lathes, ability to read and write English, ability to read and interpret drawings, follow routers, basic math skills, and knowledge of trade terminology.

Other skills include:
• Ability to interpret and translate engineering designs and documentation.
• Thorough understanding and the ability to quickly learn production equipment.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Must have a good command of the English language.
• Physical ability to operate and repair machines.
• Prolonged periods of standing, walking, bending, and stretching.

Equipment used will be precision measuring tools, OD and ID micrometers, vernier calipers, dial calipers, digital calipers, lathes, mills, grinders, basic hand and measuring tools.

Associate degree in Manufacturing/Technical Programming; OR completion of a full apprenticeship program; OR successful completion of suitable company training required.

Must have High School Diploma, or equivalent.

Pay will be $15.00 an hour. 


Express Office: Lubbock
7412 South University
Suite 11
Lubbock, TX 79423
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